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Is the decline in the EU breeding herd over?

Home \ Prices & Stats \ News \ 2014 \ September \ Is the decline in the EU breeding herd over?

Read about latest pig herd numbers from EU Member States and what they may mean for the pig market in the year ahead.

Figures from the May/June agricultural surveys carried out in the major EU Member States show an increase in the pig herd and, for the first time in nearly a decade, there was also an increase in the breeding herd.So, do the latest figures mark the end of the long-term decline of the EU breeding herd?

To find the answer to this question and read more about the figures and what could mean for the EU pig market, download the document below.